Talking about addiction can be really hard ... or incredibly freeing! We speak with AfterParty podcast host Anna David about this very issue. Do's and Don'ts, suggestions and ideas, pluses and minuses about how far to go when talking about your own addiction recovery. More here.
Depression can be a learned behavior. So how can you un-learn being depressed? 7 practical tips for addiction to depression here.
Can you travel and take methadone as a guest in another clinic? We talk with guest dosing service provider, AMS of Delaware, about your methadone dosing options. More here on costs, planning, and availability of methadone while on vacation.
The general onset of Adderall detox symptoms occurs within a few hours after Adderall effects wear off. And the length of time until detox resolvescan vary from weeks to months later, due to post acute withdrawal symptoms (PAWS). A general Adderall detox timeline here.
Considering a career in addiction counseling? More here on the roles and responsibilities of a Certified Addictions Counselor (CAC) here.
How long does outpatient treatment last and what determinates the duration of the program? Here we explain what you can expect.
Campral can help manage symptoms related to alcoholism but IS NOT USED in the treatment of alcohol withdrawal. More on Campral for alcoholism here.
Inpatient alcohol rehab can last 30, 60, or 90 days. Some stays are longer. More on standard protocols for alcohol rehab duration here.
Outpatient rehab is a non-residential, therapy-based type of treatment for addiction. Outpatient centers for addiction usually include group and individual counseling, as well as behavioral treatments. More here.
Meth withdrawal usually lasts from 1-2 weeks, but it can last upwards of 4 weeks. In some extreme cases, meth withdrawal can last longer. More with a timeline of meth withdrawal here.
Are you in need of identifying an addiction problem? Do you wonder what to do for a teenager in trouble and how can you help? Check out this Q&A session with experts in teenage addiction treatment. More here.